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Corded Linen Crinoline

Corded Linen Crinoline
C.1840's-1855. A long linen crinoline with hundreds of rows of cording all the way up the back, and halfway up the front.
The skirt is gauged all around the V shaped and piped waistband. The waist of the crinoline fastend with brass hook 'n loops and has one short whalebone at the front V for support. Quite a tall size as well, measures 38 1/2" long with a waist of 28". Measures 105" all around.
(L. Hidic)